Wayne America

Archive | November, 2017

New job in familiar setting for recent Chamber staff addition

Abby Schademann is back in a familiar place as the new marketing and events director for Wayne Area Chamber and Economic Development. The Columbus native interned at the Chamber office and worked at Wayne State College before assuming the new job recently. (Photo by Michael Carnes) When Abby Schademann first started her college education at […]

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Father-Daughter Dance set for Dec. 8 at Wayne Elementary

The Wayne Elementary Boosters (WEB) are hosting a journey “To the Moon and Back” at the fourth-annual Holiday Daughter Dance for the elementary school girls in Wayne and their fathers and father-figures. The dance is set for Friday, Dec. 8 from 7-8:30 p.m. at the Wayne Elementary School. Tickets go on sale at Wayne Elementary […]

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WayneAmerica.com Student of the Week — 11/21/2017

WayneAmerica.com is proud to announce our Student of the Week for this week — Aubrey Duerst, a kindergartner at Wayne Elementary School. Aubrey is the daughter of Travis and Emily Duerst, and was nominated by her teacher, Lisa Meyer. Accoridng to Meyer’s nomination, Aubrey is a very kind girl who helps her classmates out without […]

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Scenes from Christmas on Main in Wayne America

  Christmas on Main Street was a big hit this year in Wayne America. Temperatures were perfect as the community gathered downtown, enjoying popcorn, peanuts, Christmas caroling and a chance to shop downtown. The parade was a big hit, with Santa Claus making an appearance and a variety of holiday-themed floats rolling south along Main […]

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Wayne High play production to show talents Monday

The Wayne High one-act play production team will compete in district action on Friday, Dec. 1 at Central Community College in Columbus. Their play production will be “Property Rites” by Alan Haehnel. (Contributed photo) The Wayne High one-act play production team will showcase their competition piece during a public performance in the lecture hall at […]

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Wayne’s new FFA group showcases talents at Local Leadership Night

Officers of the Wayne High FFA chapter conducted a meeting of the group on the stage in the lecture hall as part of Local Leadership Night activities for the new chapter at Wayne High School. Officers include (from left) Madison Jenkins, sentinel; Casey Koenig, treasurer; Megan Keiser, secretary; Mariah Frevert, president; Tyler Gilliland, vice president; […]

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